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Allen Street rain gardens constructed 2012 based off Penn State landscape architecture design of meandering path for water to run through the rain garden with suggested list of plantings. Check dams are present in both to help slow runoff and allow for infiltration into soil & yard inlet drains enable excess to run to storm sewer. Second storm drain was added to entrance west side rain garden to prevent flooding from from high volume of runoff. Constructed with layer rock, topsoil 2.5 ft…

I would have jammed a bunch of Juncus sp (rushes) and Carex sp (sedges) in the lowest part of the garden which can tolerate the heaviest water levels.

Biofilter application, Coomera Waters QLD

Biofilter application, Coomera Waters QLD These have proven very effective in cleaning runoff into storm drains and then into our rivers!